irs

8.7 million stimulus checks remain unclaimed

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – Millions of Americans could miss out on U.S. government stimulus money due to incomplete records. According to the Government Accounting Office, more than 8.7 million Americans have yet to receive the payments due to inadequate records held by …

Scam gone wrong, scammers call on-duty officer

MEDFORD, Ore. — Scammers hoping to cash in called the wrong person yesterday. According to Medford Police Department, an on-duty officer received a call from someone claiming to be from the IRS. The scammer demanded the officer pay for some pre-paid gift …

IRS warns of tax scams

Medford, Ore. — The IRS is offering some advice, after more than 40,000 Oregonians were victims  of tax fraud between 2013 and 2015. A half dozen people are facing charges in connection with the fraud. But officials with the IRS say identity theft isn’t the …